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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of diabetes cases and controls according to Registered Indian status

From: Health care utilization and costs in Saskatchewan's registered Indian population with diabetes

  Diabetes Cases Controls
  Registered Indian General Population Registered Indian General Population
N (%) 5,284 (11.3) 41,630 (88.7) 11,692 (10.6) 98,680 (89.4)
Age – Mean (S.D.) years 45.7 (14.5)A,B 58.4 (16.4)C 24.3 (15.0) 37.4 (20.6)
Sex – n (%) Male 2,234 (42.3)A,B 22,131 (53.2)C 5,912 (50.6) 48,623 (49.3)
Residence – n (%) Rural 3,645 (69.0)A,B 19,203 (46.1)C 6,980 (59.7) 42,847 (43.4)
  1. A p < 0.001 for comparisons between Registered Indian and general populations cases
  2. B p < 0.001 for comparisons between Registered Indians cases and controls
  3. C p < 0.001 for comparisons between the general population cases and controls